Review Article
Volume 19 Issue 11 - 2020
Bonding Agents in Dentistry and Recent Advances
Mohamed Hany Ahmad Abd Elghany1*, Arwa Yahya Shareif2, Abeer Mansoor Alawdi2, Alanoud Ibrahim Almutairi2, Sherooq Refaat Haraka2, Amjaad Suleman Abdulaziz Alassiri2, Rawan Almas Tahseen Albloshei2, Ghida Saeed Ahmad Almaliky2, Hind Mohammed Ahmad Alghamdi2, Manar Abdulkareem Abdullah Muhsin2 and Roa Suhail Fadin3
1Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
2Alfarabi Private College, Saudi Arabia
3Batterjee Medical College, Saudi Arabia
*Corresponding Author: Mohamed Hany Ahmad Abd Elghany, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt.
Received: September 23, 2020; Published: October 31, 2020


Introduction: The main aim of restorative dentistry is to restore the tooth tissue in its proper form, function, aesthetics as well as maintaining physiologic integrity in harmony with surrounding soft and hard tissues. Since many of the restorative materials do not adhere to dental tissues like enamel and dentin due to different physical and chemical properties, which lead to microleakage at tooth restoration interface, thus bonding agents play an essential role in restorative dentistry. Bonding agents have evolved through different generations in the last few decades, along with some recent advances that are changing the entire restorative procedure. The bonding agents evolved in terms of chemistry, several bottles, mechanism of action, the technique of application, and as well as its clinical implication. The most widespread is self -etching primer, which has been used for more than a decade, whereas all-in-one adhesives came into consideration for the past two years. With the development of this system, it has significantly simplified resin bonding since a separate etching step is no longer requires, thereby saving time.

Aim of the Study: The purpose of the review is to understand the different generation of bonding agents and newer modification for better adhesive properties.

Methodology: The review is a comprehensive research of PUBMED since the year 1952 to 2019.

Conclusion: Dentin bonding is one challenging concept in clinical practice due to an increase in demand for aesthetic restorative treatments. It lead to recent advances in dentistry and more development of adhesive material used in adhesive systems and composites, as well as the techniques used in restoring the teeth to give it a natural tooth appearance. With the advent of acid etching into clinical practice, many bonding agents are developed until this date to improve the quality of adhesives and composite restorations. The manufactures are progressing more in the development of a new adhesives system to simplify the process and improve results in terms of stability and bond strength, further leading to a more durable resin bond.

Keywords: Dentin Bonding Agents; Classification; Swear Layer; Hybrid Layer; New Modification


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